The Traveling Naturalist @ North Channel

Traveling NaturalistThe Traveling Naturalist from Challenger 7 Memorial Park helps us "Discover Nature Where We Live".   We will learn about all kinds of animals.  There may even be some animals in the library to check out in person!  Join us this Wednesday, July 25th at 2:30 pm for the Traveling Naturalist!

Craft Days for Kids and Teens

Howling Origami WolfFeeling creative? Want to make something with your hands? Come down to the North Channel Branch Library and try these neat craft ideas.

Kids will be able to decorate their own door hangers on Monday, July 23 beginning at 2:30 pm.  Teens will learn how to fold origami wolves to create a wolf pack on Tuesday, July 24 starting at 4 pm.

It's not too late to sign up for the Summer Reading Program!

Summer craftDid you know that it's not too late to sign up for the 2012 Summer Reading Program?  You can keep reading and logging your books until August 11th.  Don't forget we have programs for Children, Teens & Adults:

Children (age 0-12)  Read or listen to any 10 books or log 500 minutes and receive a free book and certificate of completion while supplies last.

Teens (age 12-18) Read or listen to any 5 books or log 600 minutes and receive a flash drive bracelet while supplies last.

Spooky Tales and Urban Legends

GhostFeeling brave?  Want to hear a horrifically good story?  Come down to the North Channel Library, Wednesday, July 11 at 2:30 pm.  Mrs. Bates, a professional storyteller, will sit down in the Children's Area to share her bone-chilling tales and terrifying urban legends

You may also pick up tickets for next week's Children's Program.

Library Closed for 4th of July

fireworksThe library will be closed this Wednesday, July 4th, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.  So don't forget to come in early this week to get your reading materials!  We've got a new display featuring books that are filled with all kinds of family activities to do this Independence Day (and the rest of the summer too, come to think of it). 

Have a fun and safe holiday and see you Thursday, July 5th!